Management Team

Shojiro KojimaPresident & CEO

Shojiro Kojima is President and Chief Executive Officer of MEC Global Partners Holdings. Based in Tokyo, he also serves as a General Manager of the Investment Management Business Department of Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd. Shojiro holds a bachelor’s degree of Commercial Science and an MBA from Waseda University (Japan).

Randy WilbertCOO & Chief Legal Officer

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Randy Wilbert is Chief Operating Officer and Chief Legal Officer of MEC Global Partners Holdings, and is responsible for the management and operations of MEC Global Partners Holdings. Randy is a graduate of Dartmouth College (US) and the Georgetown University Law Center (US).

Masanori IwaseCFO

Masanori Iwase is Chief Financial Officer of MEC Global Partners Holdings. Based in New York, he also serves as an Executive Vice President, Corporate Director, for Rockefeller Group. Masanori holds a bachelor’s degree from The University of Tokyo (Japan).

Junichi OzawaTreasurer

Junichi Ozawa is Treasurer of MEC Global Partners Holdings, and oversees the financial operations of MEC Global Partners Holdings. Based in New York, he also serves as a Senior Director, Corporate Liaison, for Rockefeller Group. Junichi holds a bachelor’s degree from Hitotsubashi University (Japan).

Asel UmurzakovaManaging Director

Asel Umurzakova is a Managing Director of MEC Global Partners Holdings and is responsible for product development and legal matters for MEC Global Partners Holdings. Asel is a graduate of Yale Law School and Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (US) and Capital University of Economics and Business (China).

Global Client Group

Shumpei Miyamoto

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Shumpei Miyamoto is a Managing Director of MEC Global Partners Holdings. Based in Tokyo, Shumpei is responsible for the operations and management of the Global Client Group as well as sourcing and managing investor and consultant relationships in Asia Pacific (including Japan). Shumpei holds a bachelor’s degree from Keio University (Japan).

Gweyn Foo

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Gweyn Foo is an Executive Director at MEC Global Partners Asia and a member of the Global Client Group. Based in Singapore, Gweyn is responsible for sourcing and managing investor and consultant relationships as well as new business development initiatives in Asia Pacific (ex-Japan). Gweyn holds a bachelor’s degree from the National University of Singapore (Singapore) with honors in Real Estate and received her MBA from Chicago Booth School of Business (US).

Eriko Kato

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Eriko Kato is a General Manager at Mitsubishi Jisho Investment Advisors and a member of the Global Client Group. Based in Tokyo, Eriko is responsible for sourcing and managing investor and consultant relationships in Japan. Eriko holds a bachelor’s degree from Waseda University (Japan).

Hideki Sugiyama

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Hideki Sugiyama is a Chief Manager at Mitsubishi Jisho Investment Advisors and a member of the Global Client Group. Based in Tokyo, Hideki is responsible for sourcing and managing investor and consultant relationships in Japan. Hideki holds a bachelor’s degree from Waseda University (Japan).

Kyle McMorrow

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Kyle McMorrow is a Director of the Global Client Group. Based in Boston, Kyle is responsible for sourcing and managing investor and consultant relationships in the Americas. Kyle has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maine (US) and holds a master’s degree from Suffolk University (US).

Tsubasa Yashiro

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Tsubasa Yashiro is a Director of MEC Global Partners Holdings. Based in Tokyo, Tsubasa is responsible for operations of the Global Client Group as well as managing investor and consultant relationships in Asia Pacific (including Japan). Tsubasa holds a bachelor’s degree from Waseda University (Japan).